- Urological oncology
- Prostate cancer
- Testicular cancer
- Kidney cancer
- Bladder cancer
- Urological cancers
Simon received his first degree from the University of Cambridge and qualified as a doctor at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School, London, UK. He completed his PhD in tumour targeting at University College London.
Simon also trained at St George’s and The Royal Marsden Hospitals, both in London. He has been a Visiting Fellow at Harvard Medical School Boston, USA, with which he retains strong links.show more
Simon is actively involved in clinical trial research into urological cancers. He is the lead for urological medical oncology and is the joint research lead for the treatment of urological cancers within the South East London Cancer Network.
He is a member of the National Cancer Research Institute clinical studies group for prostate cancer. He is also the global and national study chair for current studies investigating ways of improving systemic therapy for prostate cancer.
Simon also sits on the National Cancer Research Institute clinical studies chemotherapy subgroup for bladder cancer and is actively involved in research for bladder, kidney and testicular cancers.
Simon has authored over 50 papers on urological cancers in peer-reviewed journals and has contributed to ten oncology textbooks. He is a member of both the European and American societies of oncology and is actively involved in their annual meetings.
I remain actively involved in sport most notably running, tennis, cricket and football. I enjoy art and have been a friend of the Royal Academy for the past 10 years.
Consultant Medical OncologistGuy's, King's and St Thomas' Hospitals
Guy's and St Thomas' Medical School1994